A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, South of the Fiji Islands (0 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 22/06/17 / 2017-06-22 15:06:33 / June 22, 2017 @ 3:06 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 03:06:33 / 3:06 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 179.7347° East, -25.793° South, depth 488.94 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10009569. Id of event: us10009569. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 488.94 km (304 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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